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rare and handsome french empire walnut leather-upholstered swivel desk chair
60477
circa 1810

these particular period antique swivel chairs are quite rare and difficult to find; the swiveling seat with incurved back above a circular seat flanked by downscrolling reeded arms; raised on splayed supports; new russet-colored leather upholstery; good antique condition

Height: 
36"
Seat height: 
19"
Width: 
23"
Depth: 
25"
$6,500
Available
4385
late 19th century

the rectangular top with leather insert above a long center drawer and two side cabinets each with 4 drawers; all with inset brass handles; excellent restored condition; new leather insert

Height: 
30"
Width: 
46 1/2"
Depth: 
25 1/2"
$6,800
Available
an expressive and well-carved italian rococo revival carrara marble niche fountain of a putti seated on a dolphin
60476
circa 1880

the playful chubby putti with head turned holding onto a writhing dolphin; overall even weathering; excellent condition.

Height: 
22 1/2"
Width: 
15 1/2"
Depth: 
14"
$4,850
Available
 Henry Pruett Share (American, 1853-1905) etching of a wintry pastoral scene of a shepherd and flock; signed "R. LeGrande Johnston" (1850-1918)
50099
dated 1887

this peaceful pastoral scene at dusk of a shepherd and his sheepdog returning their flock to the stable; Reuben LeGrande Johnston (1850-1918), was born in Alexandria, Virginia. Best known for his landscapes with animals, he was well-traveled, visiting France, Spain, England, Tangiers and Morocco. He also traveled to the American west, notably Cheyenne, Wyoming. He was a member of the Society of Washington (DC) Artists, where he exhibited, in addition to the National Academy of Design; some discoloration to paper; newly matted and framed

Height: 
23 3/4"
Width: 
21"
Depth: 
1"
$1,550
Available
rare and good quality pair of Lampe à Modérateur, Paris louis philippe  bronze oil lamps now electrified
4640
circa 1840

each with flared neck above a fluted cylindrical body adorned with finely detailed gilt-bronze grapevine swags; all raised on a giltwood base; stamped "Lampe A Moderateur Par Brevet D'Invention Et De Perfectionement"; excellent antique condition; rewired

Height: 
15" (top of lamp) 26" (top of shade)
Diameter: 
7"
$4,450
Available
ntricately inlaid anglo indian octagonal side/tea table with brass inlay
4698
19th century

originally used as travelling tea tables for the british in india; the octagonal top with central flower medallion surrounded by meandering foliate vines; raised on hinged openwork base; excellent condition

Height: 
16 3/4"
Diameter: 
17"
$2,750
Available
 intricately inlaid anglo indian octagonal side/tea table with brass inlay
4697
19th century

originally used as travelling tea tables for the british in india; the octagonal top with central medallion surrounded by meandering foliate vines; raised on hinged openwork base; excellent condition

Height: 
16 3/4"
Diameter: 
16 1/2"
$2,750
Available
 large and intricately inlaid anglo indian octagonal side table with brass inlay
4699
19th century

originally used as traveling tea tables for the british in india; the octagonal top with central star medallion surrounded by meandering foliate vines; raised on a conforming hinged openwork base; excellent antique condition

Height: 
24 1/4"
Diameter: 
26"
$6,750
Available
a shapely italian rococo style carved giltwood mirror with openwork rocaille crest
4678
circa 1900 or earlier

with exuberant rocaille crest flanked by foliate scrolls at the corners; with rocaille carving at the base; good antique condition with overall even patination to gilding

Height: 
39"
Width: 
21"
$2,850
Available
a finely rendered english victorian brass ornamental cannon on cast iron carriage
4688
circa 1880

with solid brass tilting barrel resting on a heavy weight carriage with working wheels; finely and realistically decorated; excellent antique condition with overall even wear and patination

Height: 
8"
Width: 
18"
Depth: 
5 1/4"
$1,675
Available

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